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The Sacramento Bee
Bicyclists headed to Davis can get free train tickets back to Sacramento

John Swann used to commute regularly by bike from Davis to his job in Sacramento – but he’d often get a ride home.

“It’s a tough commute,” said the semi-retired Swann, who left a software job two years ago and now owns an electric-bicycle business in Davis.

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The Sacramento Bee
Cyclists take to Sacramento streets in Lunar Lunacy ride

Greg DeWall has cycled all over Sacramento several times, as he enjoys exercising in the open air and feeling the Delta breeze against his skin.

“It’s a beautiful city to bike through, especially with the cool evening temperatures,” DeWall said.

DeWall, 35, is a blind paralympian from...

Davis Vanguard
Fifth Street Lane Reductions Have Been Implemented (Video)

Aug 7, 2014
Fifth Street Lane Reductions Have Been Implemented (Video)

On Monday, the city of Davis implemented the re-striping along Fifth Street between L Street and B Street. Lanes have been reduced to single lanes in each direction with bike lanes and turn pockets in place. The Vanguard drove the road around 3 pm on Wednesday in each direction with no noticeable problems. We...

Davis Vanguard
Connecting Davis to Sacramento

Aug 4, 2014
Connecting Davis to Sacramento

A lot of people have pushed the idea that with innovation parks will come a demand for housing. But perhaps with innovation parks will come the notion that cheap and affordable housing is only a short train ride away. In the past few days, I have seen proposed different ways innovative ways that this...

The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento bike safety a factor in ridership

Mark Reddick won’t ride his bike on Stockton Boulevard, parts of Broadway or on I Street.

Still, he said he has been hit by cars while riding when drivers pulled too quickly out of alleyways.

“Driving in Sacramento, you really have to get out into the street...

Davis Vanguard
Council Candidates Respond to Transportation Issues

Council Candidates Respond to Transportation Issues

Transportation issues are among the most pressing and important confronting our city. For the past several Council elections Davis Bicycles! has organized a Transportation Forum to give voters an idea of the candidates’ positions on these kinds of issues. Although the Transportation Forum couldn’t be scheduled this year, we feel that voters have expressed...

The Sacramento Bee
Phinney wins 5th stage of Tour of California

Phinney wins 5th stage of Tour of California


Riders head down the pier at the start of Stage 5 of the Tour of California cycling race in Pismo Beach, Calif., on Thursday, May 15, 2014.

American Taylor Phinney raced to a 12-second victory Thursday in 100-degree heat in the fifth stage of the Tour of California, and Britain's...

The Sacramento Bee
Wiggins wins time trial, takes Tour of California lead

Wiggins wins time trial, takes Tour of California lead


Jeremy Kelley of Walnut Creek and his wife Sarah Kelley, hold large pictures of face of Peter Sagan as they cheer him on with Kourtney Brown center during the start of the Amgen Tour of California on Sun., May 11, 2014 in Sacramento.

Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain powered to...

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The Sacramento Bee
Britain’s Wiggins dominates time trial to take Tour of California lead

Britain’s Wiggins dominates time trial to take Tour of California lead


Stage one winner Mark Cavendish gets kissed on the podium after his victory during the Amgen Tour of California on Sunday, May 11, 2014 in Sacramento, Calif.

With the possible exception of his red beard, there’s no excess to Bradley Wiggins.

In time trials, Wiggins’ back is...

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The Sacramento Bee
Time trial comes to Folsom: People-watching, stargazing and geeking out on pricy bikes

Time trial comes to Folsom: People-watching, stargazing and geeking out on pricy bikes


Stage one winner Mark Cavendish gets kissed on the podium after his victory during the Amgen Tour of California on Sunday, May 11, 2014 in Sacramento, Calif.

Hours before the time trial started in historic downtown Folsom, and well before the pros came and began warming up on bikes locked...

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